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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, October 11, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 50%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 21:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' South, Longitude: 59° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.18 meters/second, 1534.2 km/hour, 953.3 miles/hour or 828.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.89 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.7"953.11 miwest0° 05' 43.1"6.55 minorth953.38 mi
24 hours13° 26' 00.6"887.22 mieast2° 45' 35.4"189.77 minorth913.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Ignacio de VelascoFri 5:52 PM166 km103 miles90 nmNorthwest NW
Santa CruzFri 5:52 PM369 km229 miles199 nmWest W
SucreFri 5:52 PM615 km382 miles332 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazFri 5:52 PM898 km558 miles485 nmWest W
Asuncion *Fri 6:52 PM910 km565 miles491 nmSouth-southeast SSE
RiberaltaFri 5:52 PM974 km605 miles526 nmNorthwest NW
SaltaFri 6:52 PM1015 km631 miles548 nmSouthwest SW
Rio BrancoFri 5:52 PM1191 km740 miles643 nmNorthwest NW
BrasiliaFri 6:52 PM1277 km793 miles689 nmEast E
São PauloFri 6:52 PM1532 km952 miles827 nmEast-southeast ESE

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